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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: First National Bank, along with several other storefronts.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young Lorin Gillett sitting on a stool.
Date: 1965-07-03 ca.
Description: View uphill of several birch trees growing at the edge of a forest.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the chapel at Saint Clara Academy, built in 1852. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli, the academy's chapel features elaborate stained glass w...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View down road of a row of houses. Young trees are planted along the lot line and supported by wooden posts.
Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.
Description: High school.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior of a lead mine. The five miners are holding candles or lanterns.
Description: Tagged vegetables, including pumpkins, potatoes, corn, and etc., displayed on a shelf and floor in a room.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Interior of the public library. The room contains tables and chairs, a bust sculpture of a woman, and bookshelves.
Description: Farm Security Administration county supervisor going over farm plan with a rehabilitation borrower as his family looks on.
Description: A stage curtain with advertising for local businesses, and a landscape scene in the middle depicting a sailboat near a shoreline with an island in the dist...
Description: Sherwin and Emma Gillett at their 50th Wedding Anniversary, seated in front of a photograph of them in a heart-shaped frame with the caption: "When you and...
Description: Interior of the reception room at Saint Clara Academy. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli and built in 1852, the academy's reception room features religi...
Description: Exterior view of Ludden's Poultry and Eggs from the dirt road. The shop features a porch, gable roof, and fenced yard. There are wooden crates and barrels...
Description: View down unpaved Main Street. A row of houses are on either side of the road, and there is a steep hill in the background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Postcard featuring an outdoor view of St. Rose Roman Catholic Church, and an inset of the interior.
Description: Store at 1897 Canal Street, with an old car on the lower right. The car is parked in front of a "no parking" sign.
Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.
Description: Exterior of the Wright House hotel located at 100 N Madison Street. Men pose near the entrance of the building. The Philipps House is located next door.
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